Rotor Motive, in operation since 1988, manufactures and/or distributes a range of goods to the marine and industrial markets throughout Southern Africa.

Rotor Motive has been involved in the marine industry since formation in 1988 and over the years has formed strong alliances with its clients.

We are members of The South African Institute of Marine Engineers & Naval Architects (SAIMENA). Rotor Motive is based in Durban, South Africa's busiest port.

We pride ourselves on personal service and attention to detail.

We supply a broad spectrum of products and services, & can assist you with the following:

Our Services

Marine Supplies

  • Quay Quip marine fendering systems
  • Sabik marine lanterns, monitoring, and power systems
  • Seaflex buoy mooring system
  • Centrifugal separators (Filters)
  • Lube oil purifiers
  • White metal bearings, new and repair
  • Plain bearings (bushes)
  • Sacrificial anodes (zinc & aluminium) weld or bolt-on.
  • Marine equipment supplies
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Aviation Supplies

  • Carmanah solar LED lights and solar power systems
  • Radio/radar service and supply


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Environmental Monitoring

  • Pentair water, fluid, thermal management, and equipment protection


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Our Partners